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■(TB) 'Last Halo'

2002, Niswonger

'Last Halo' (O. David Niswonger, R. 2001). Seedling# 87-95. TB, 34" (86 cm). Late bloom. Golden yellow, falls with large white blaze; beards deep gold. Seedling# 91-91: ('Sunkist Frills' x 'Halo in Yellow') X 'Halo in Gold'. Cape Iris 2002. Honorable Mention 2005.

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From AIS Bulletin #325 April 2002 Introducing LAST HALO (Niswonger '02) Sdlg. 87-95: 91-9l: (Sunkist Frills x Halo In Yellow) X Halo In Gold. TB, 34" (86 cm), Late. This is the last "halo" to bloom for me. It's golden yellow with a white blaze in the falls. It's a vigorous grower making nice rhizomes. Pollen fertile, reluctant seed setter. $45.00. Cape Iris.


Quick Summary of Cultural Directions

Hardiness Zones 4-8 for most varieties, Some cultivars tolerate colder, others tolerate warmer zones (please comment in comment box with your location if this cultivar grows well in zone 3, 4, 9, or 10.)
Exposure Prefers full sun for optimal performance, may still bloom in half-day shade
Water: Prefers well drained good garden soil, Tolerant of dry conditions in established plants, Intolerant of swampy conditions.
PH Prefers Neutral to basic solis 6.1 to 8.5, quite toleranr of more extreme conditions
Fertilizer Prefers rich conditions on relatively inorganic soils.

-- Main.RPries - 2011-03-07

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I Attachment Action Size Date Who Comment
LastHalo02.JPGJPG LastHalo02.JPG manage 61 K 28 Mar 2014 - 15:23 UnknownUser Photo by Blue J Iris
LastHalo03.JPGJPG LastHalo03.JPG manage 65 K 28 Mar 2014 - 15:24 UnknownUser Photo by Blue J Iris
LastHalo_by_JanLauritzen.jpgjpg LastHalo_by_JanLauritzen.jpg manage 64 K 05 Nov 2010 - 22:06 Main.janlauritzen Taken at the AIS 2005 National in St. Louis, MO
LastHalo_by_JanLauritzen_2.jpgjpg LastHalo_by_JanLauritzen_2.jpg manage 66 K 29 Jan 2012 - 07:33 Main.janlauritzen taken at the AIS Portland National in 2006
last01.jpgjpg last01.jpg manage 59 K 06 Mar 2015 - 03:28 UnknownUser Photo by Elladan McLeester
last03.jpgjpg last03.jpg manage 57 K 06 Mar 2015 - 03:32 UnknownUser Photo by Elladan McLeester
last_halo_66.jpgjpg last_halo_66.jpg manage 71 K 11 Dec 2010 - 17:02 Main.Elladan photo by Elladan
last_halo_68.jpgjpg last_halo_68.jpg manage 71 K 11 Dec 2010 - 17:02 Main.Elladan photo by Elladan
lasthalo6.jpgjpg lasthalo6.jpg manage 68 K 11 Nov 2013 - 20:57 UnknownUser Photo by Alain Chapelle-Jardin d'Iris de Bubry-France
lasthalo_niswonger.jpgjpg lasthalo_niswonger.jpg manage 64 K 12 Jan 2010 - 20:34 Main.avmoran  
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